Wife of the Senator representing Gombe Central and former Governor of the state, Danjuma Goje, Yelwa, has died.
This as President of the Senate, Senator Bukola Saraki, and members of the parliament have condoled with the Senator, Monday.
Saraki, in a statement he issued on Monday, described Goje’s late wife as a pillar of support to her husband and family.
The statement read: “On behalf of the entire Senate, I commiserate with our brother, friend, and colleague, Senator Mohammed Danjuma Goje, Chairman of the Senate Committee on Appropriations, on the loss of his dear wife, Hajia Yelwa Mohammed Goje.
“Over the years, Mrs. Goje served as an exemplary pillar of support to her husband and played the role of a dedicated mother and mentor to many in her community.
“As we join the Goje family to mourn her passing today, we pray that the Almighty Allah (SWT) grant her soul a place among the righteous ones in AI-Jannah Firdaus. We also pray that Allah grants the family of Senator Goje the strength and fortitude to bear this irreparable loss.”